'''Swampscott''' is a New England town|town
in Essex County, Massachusetts
, United States located up the coast from Boston
in an area known as the North Shore (Massachusetts)|North Shore
. The population was 13,787 .
A former summer resort on Massachusetts Bay
, Swampscott is today a fairly affluent residential community and includes the village of Beach Bluff, as well as part of the neighborhood of Clifton, Massachusetts|Clifton
. It is known for its quiet suburban character and lovely beaches. The town was home to the scenic ocean front college, Marian Court College